– October 2021 –
Saturday 16th – Sunday 17th
Saturday 23rd – Sunday 24th
– November 2021 –
Saturday 6th – Sunday 7th
Saturday 20th – Sunday 21st
Location: 3501 Peel St, Montréal, QC
CPR-A, CPR-C, EFA, and SFA courses are offered for each of the weekends mentioned above
CPR-A runs from 8:30am to 2:30pm on Saturdays,
CPR-C runs from 8:30am to 3:30pm on Saturdays,
EFA runs from 8:30am to 5:30pm on Saturdays (all day),
SFA runs from 8:30am to 5:30pm on Saturdays and Sundays (all day).
Psychological First Aid is offered exclusively on November 6th and 7th from 9am to 5pm – McGill Undergraduate Students ONLY
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Courses we offer
As an official Canadian Red Cross training partner, MSERT offers first aid and CPR/AED courses to the general public, taught by experienced instructors.
Upon completion of a full course, participants receive a certification valid for three years in first aid and/or CPR.
Standard First Aid & CPR/AED
Duration: 16 Hours.
Comprehensive two-day course offering first aid and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills for those who need training due to work requirements or who want more knowledge to respond to emergencies at home. Course meets legislation requirements for provincial/territorial worker safety and insurance boards and includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines and training in the use of an automated external defibrillator (AED).
Emergency First Aid & CPR/AED
Duration: 8 Hours.
Basic one-day course offering an overview of first aid and CPR skills for the workplace of home. Includes the latest first aid and CPR guidelines. Meets OHS regulations for Basic First Aid. Exceeds competitors’ standards by including injury prevention content, CPR, and AED.
Courses on cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) provide the skills needed to recognize and respond to cardiovascular emergencies and choking for adults, children, and babies, depending on the level of CPR chosen. Courses meet legislation requirements for provincial/territorial worker safety and insurance boards, and include the latest CPR guidelines and training in the use of an AED.
Duration: 5 Hours.
Responding to emergencies; Assisting with medications; Circulation emergencies; CPR/AED and choking for adults.
Duration: 6 Hours.
Responding to emergencies; Assisting with medications; Circulation emergencies; CPR/AED and choking for adult, child, and baby.
Psychological First Aid
Duration: 14 Hours.
This course equips learners in developing a personal understanding of the effects of stress, loss, trauma and grief on others, with emphasis on self-care and personal protection. Learners will be introduced to the Red Cross Look, Listen, Link, Live model – a resiliency-building approach to emotional, psychological, and social wellbeing that teaches learners how to support themselves and others to cope with the effects of various types of stress. The course uses primarily case-based learning and includes the latest evidence from the international community
Fees and Registration
Our courses are free of charge for undergraduate students at McGill University. You are still required to provide a deposit to secure your spot in the course.
The prices listed below are for other McGill students (non-undergraduates) or the general public:
Standard First Aid + CPR/AED Level-C
Emergency First Aid + CPR/AED Level-C
Standard First Aid + CPR/AED Level-C Recertification
Psychological First Aid
NOT open for the general public.
For McGill Undergraduate Students ONLY
- Fill out the course registration form above.
- In order to hold you spot in the course, you must submit your deposit within two business day of registration. Accepted payments:
(please ensure you have also filled out the course registration form at the top of the page in order to confirm your spot)
Cheque (payable to “Students’ Society of McGill University”) and cash payments can be brought to the MSERT Office (3480 McTavish, Room 430).